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Community Covid-19 National News

Hols over – back on line

Karl and I have both had time away from work, so this is me returning to the fold, fully refreshed. So, Covid 19 restrictions are lifting / closing, according to where you live, and what you may do for a living, and the confusion on proper and correct scientific evidence is as muddy as ever. […]

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National News

Your opinion matters

Over 20000 people have already completed the quick survey that OurWatch (the national Neighbourhood Watch network https://www.ourwatch.org.uk/) has open at the moment. The survey needs completing by tomorrow (21st August). The National Neighbourhood Watch Impact Survey is unique and an opportunity to contribute to the national conversation about how best Neighbourhood Watch serves our community. […]

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Crime Information National News OurWatch

Safety in Neighbours anti-burglary campaign ongoing

The national OurWatch campaign “Safety in Neighbours” is all about making sure we’re all playing our part in protecting our property and possessions to make it harder for opportunistic burglars to get busy. Visit the Campaign page here and tell your neighbours! This week I’m reminded of the useful burglary prevention pages in the Neighbourhood […]

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Local News National News OurWatch

Several important surveys seek your response

Our National Neighbourhood Watch Network (OurWatch) is carrying out their first ever national survey and we’ve been asked to get as many people as possible involved! Whether or not you are connected to a Neighbourhood Watch Group (but we hope you are) you can complete this quick survey to help OurWatch to understand the national […]

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Community Local News National News

Community Action Response ways to celebrate your neighbours

The Eden Project and a number of partners have launched “Community Action Response” to help our communities come together and support each other at this difficult time. It’s a website with a lot of ideas for how to: Be kind, considerate and think of others Connect and reach out to your community Support each other […]

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Covid-19 Crime Information General Local News National News

Lockdown activity suggestions from Our Watch

We are at the start of National Neighbourhood Week which runs until 13th June. The local network would love to hear if you have made any plans within your own groups to stay in contact with your members and celebrate that you are part of a caring group in your neighbourhoods. Have you planned anything […]

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National News

So, If you can’t party – Watch these

SEMINAR ANNOUNCEMENTS – IN LIEU OF FACE TO FACE NHW CELEBRATIONS ! Free Online Seminars To Celebrate Neighbourhood Watch Week 7th To 13th June 2020 The Neighbourhood Network team in HULL are hosting a range of Zoom seminars to mark Neighbourhood Watch Week 2020; supporting individuals and groups to create safer, stronger and active communities. […]

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National News OurWatch

Latest e-newsletter for June from OurWatch is out

The June edition of the OurWatch newsletter is out

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Covid-19 General Local News National News Scams

NHS Test and Trace – Police information

NHS Test and Trace are doing a very important job at the moment and there is always the possibility that you will be contacted. It’s very helpful to coorperate with them to help keep on top of the outbreak. BUT there are people making Scam phone calls and pretending to be from Track and Trace. […]

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National News

What’s in a name? We are NOT the Neighbourhood Network – clarifying a misunderstanding

A clarification that the North East Lincolnshire Neighbourhood Watch Network and the Neighbourhood Network (in Hull) are not the same organisation. Read on…

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Covid-19 General National News

Boris’s pep talk tonight!

He’s like Marmite – love him, hate him, but he currently has the serious job of saving this country from going the way of China, and others like Spain, who have lifted restrictions early and are now suffering backlash 2 with more cases springing up. Whatever his speech reveals tonight, be aware that this area […]

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Covid-19 Local News National News

Local campaigns and support to tackle domestic abuse during lockdown

During the Covid-19 lockdown, the risks of domestic abuse are heightened and with many support services having to review their ways of working, it is important to reinforce the message that all of them are still operating, ready to hear from those affected and can help. Read on to find out important details about support for those suffering domestic abuse.

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National News OurWatch

May edition of e-news from OurWatch is out

OurWatch has just published their May e-newsletter. You can download it here. Or read it below:  

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Crime Information General Local News Meetings National News Network News Safer and Stronger Scams

Apologies – been offline this week.

A couple of personal problems have stopped me putting anything out this week, but hopefully sorted enough to come back on line now. Scams involving types of Covid 19 related testing kits and tax returns from not working have again emerged this week, so please be very wary of any unknown number phone calls or […]

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Crime Information General Local News Meetings National News Network News Safer and Stronger

Today’s Community Alert news

Published today ! Humberside Police Launches Video Appointments For Victims of Crime Humberside Police launches video appointments for victims of crime Humberside Police are the first force in the country to use a new system to enable victims of crime to be interviewed via video link. Recognising the challenging time faced with the current pandemic […]